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Veterans await shutdown resolution

October 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

ST. PAUL, Minn. Two federal government shutdown episodes stand out for U.S. Rep. Tim Walz. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: Council right to raise the ‘raise’ issue

September 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Kudos to Grand Forks City Council President Hal Gershman, who called for a review of the city’s processes for giving raises and promotions. Continue Reading

Phil Krinkie, St. Paul, column: Government workers’ pay, benefits need reform

September 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Unless the governor and Legislature undertake the challenge to make substantial changes to the state employee compensation system, there will be a growing animosity toward public sector workers, who get higher wages and better benefits than those who are paying the taxes that keep them employed. Continue Reading

Costa offers $14,460 per person for ruined Italy cruise

January 27, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ROME (AP) Costa Crociere SpA offered uninjured passengers $14,460 apiece Friday to compensate them for lost baggage and the psychological trauma they suffered after their cruise ship ran aground and capsized off Tuscany. Continue Reading

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American Crystal Sugar Workers Denied Unemployment Pay

November 8, 2011 in WDAZ

EAST GRAND FORKS (WDAZ-TV) – Although locked-out American Crystal workers in Minnesota are collecting unemployment pay, North Dakota workers are not. Locked-out workers in North Dakota aren’t happy with state legislators after they denied workers unemployment benefits. Continue Reading

Pa. waitress claimed injury, is charged with fraud after getting caught working as stripper

August 4, 2010 in West Central Tribune

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. – A Pennsylvania woman is accused of illegally accepting workers’ compensation payments while working as a stripper. Continue Reading